Liberal Values: Benjamin Constant and the Politics of

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Christians are being under attack by their religious liberty and yet these said liberals are willing to ignore the fact that at least 95% of terror worldwide are committed by Muslims. Things they oppose include 'rushed' marriages, the use of contraceptives, and (to varying degrees) same-sex marriage and liberalised abortion laws (though this opposition ranges from a mild scepticism to a full-on opposition depending on the cultural and national context - a Dutch Christian Democrat would, for example, approach such issues in practice differently from a Polish one).
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New Media and Religious Transformations in Africa

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Traditionals also share beliefs with Libertarians. In situations that remind people of death and mortality (such as terrorist attacks or implicitly primed images of funeral hearses and chalk body outlines) conservatives and liberals alike gravitate toward more conservative leaders and beliefs. The rising tide of nationalism re-drew the map of Europe in the nineteenth century as autocratic and multinational empires crumbled in the face of liberal and nationalist pressures.
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Foxes in the Henhouse: How the Republicans Stole the South

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Communism does not give any emphasis to individual freedom. Whenever science tries to explain a behavior, the discussion becomes whether or not we have free will. His economic indicators are mixed. u- vu hj j+- Jack Kemp has Pallas conjunct Pluto which is conjunct South Node and Sun. It’s a complicated ethical and philosophical issue on which people decide according to their philosophical outlook: liberals tend generally to treat animals as having independent rights sharing the same naturalistic origin with people whereas conservatives in general tend to follow traditional Aristotelian and Christian doctrines of human exclusiveness, so it’s allowed to use the animals for human benefit.
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A Brain Parasite Called Liberalism: the explanation we've

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Is it a set of rigid ideas and beliefs requiring strict adherence? Do you want to be taken care of in your old age, and do you want the American Dream for your children and grandchildren? Rousseau's view provides the basis of the doctrine of popular sovereignty, which was later enshrined in the French Constitution of 1793, and has later been passed down in a variety of forms to all Western democratic ideologies. The economy by some measures is worse today than during the great depression.
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America Beyond Capitalism: Reclaiming our Wealth, Our

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Jon Kyle (R-AZ) has argued that unemployment insurance keeps people from looking for jobs "because people are being paid even though they're not working." I think this pessimism (which I would rather call realism) is what characterizes conservatism. Even in certain cases of rape or other circumstance, abortion is wrong and should be banned. The New York Times in particular supports minimum wage legislation that keeps people from working if they cannot produce at least $7.25 an hour.
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The Secret Life of Barack Hussein Obama

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Liberals want religious freedom for all religions except Christianity. “Take down that cross… No nativity scenes on public property… No prayer at high school graduation ceremonies!” The list goes on, all in the name of “tolerance.” Isn’t it ironic that Christianity is the only religion that tolerates others? They also are well aware of the inverse: the more education a person gets, the more liberal they generally become. The biggest weakness we discovered is that the results from our survey were less distributed across the spectrum than the figures for people’s self-reported ideologies.
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The Conservatives Have No Clothes: Why Right-Wing Ideas Keep

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As England, especially, became the “workshop of the world,” Dawson argued, “society was brought into a state of dependence on material and non-moral factors such as had not existed since the days of the slave dealers and publicans of the later Roman Empire.”[36] In his own thought, Kirk was especially taken with the Papal encyclicals on the consequences of liberal capitalism. “The most illuminating teaching in opposition to either” Manchesterian laissez-faire capitalism or Marxist materialism, Kirk argued in 1957, “is contained in the social encyclicals of the Popes.”[37] As Pope Pius XI outlined it: “Free competition has destroyed itself; economic dictatorship has supplanted the free market; unbridled ambition for power has likewise succeeded greed for gain; all economic life has become tragically hard, inexorable, and cruel.”[38] Two generations before, Pope Leo XIII had been equally direct: with the concentration of wealth in what amounts to little less than plutocracy, “a small number of very rich men have been able to lay upon the teeming masses of the laboring poor a yoke little better than that of slavery itself.”[39] Kirk, Dawson, and Eliot, following the leads of Leo XIII and Pius XI, did not equate freedom or the free society with liberalism or capitalism.
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Radicals: Portraits of a Destructive Passion

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I find it disturbing that Discover edits their web commentary on articles for one. Moreover, the experience of the United States in the Third World reveals clearly how difficult it is to understand the role of ideology and how ambiguous that role can be. Countries calling themselves communist have almost always been forcefully led by a small group who profited off the minority.   Liberal is defined by the dictionary as that which is broad-minded and seeks improvement for the common good as opposed to conservative, which according to the dictionary, means seeking to maintain the status quo.
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Justice, Political Liberalism, and Utilitarianism: Themes

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Nikolchev: The media has reported that we are an increasingly polarized nation. In the 1950s, with the beginning of the “thaw” in the communist countries and the growing disillusionment about the realization of Marxist ideology in the advanced countries, reference was frequently made to an “end of ideology.” Those who propounded this conception originally intended it to refer only to the situation existing at that time. They did so through repression of dissension and thought.
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Nightmare On Pennsylvania Avenue

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And both Bismarck and Hitler were avid German conservatives. The central banker also has Venus quincunx South Node. This syllogism appears trivial because we so often like things that we evaluate positively and dislike things that we evaluate negatively that we typically do not distinguish between an evaluative belief and an attitude that follows directly from it. The political evangelist recently called for an end to drug prohibition, symptomatic of the libertarian drift suggested by the North Node placement.
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